Hospitality House has acquired Hicks Design Group, a foodservice planning and design firm. Cody Hicks, the founder of Hicks Design Group, will become managing partner of Hospitality House’s newly formed Foodservice Design division.
Hospitality House is an international hospitality, real estate and restaurant services firm. Its areas of expertise include food and beverage focused pre-development consulting, real estate services and talent procurement. The company opened a London office in 2016.
Hicks Design Group has a track record of working with high-profile restaurant operators, including chefs Daniel Boulud, Todd English, Jean-Georges Vongerichten and Tom Colicchio. Hicks has also worked with the Culinary Institute of America, Soho House, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, Eataly, Google and NBC Universal, amongst many others.